Kenzo Tange bio

Birth Name: Kenzo Tange

Occupation: Architect

Place Of Birth: Japan

Date Of Birth: September 4, 1913

Date Of Death: March 22, 2005

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Asian

Nationality: Japanese

Kenzo Tange was born on the 4th of September, 1913. He was popular for being a Architect. Proponent of the Metabolist movement who won the Pritzker Prize in 1987. Considered one of the 20th century’s greatest architects.

Kenzo Tange was born in Japan. He was inspired to become an architect after poring over drawings for the Palace of the Soviets. He attended the University of Tokyo, where he was taught by Hideto Kishida and Shozo Uchida. He won the design competition for the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park in 1949.

Kenzo Tange was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Kenzo Tange was born in 1910s. The 1910s represented the culmination of European militarism. Discover what happened on this day.

Kenzo Tange is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Kenzo Tange’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Kenzo Tange’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Kenzo Tange kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Kenzo Tange was born in the Year of the Ox.

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REAL NAME: Kenzo Tange
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Kenzo Tange was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Kenzo Tange was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: Kenzo Tange had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Kenzo Tange’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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